Give the gift of reading with Rosetta Stone Kids Reading Program #HolidayGiftGuide #RSKids

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*Disclosure: I participated in an Influencer Activation on behalf of Influence Central for Rosetta Stone. I received a product and a promotional item to thank me for participating.*  We are VERY big readers in our home.. My husband and I love books and I am thrilled to be able to pass that down to our children! Cohen learned to read well at the end of Kindergarten and this year, in 1st grade, he seriously cannot read enough! We go to the library every {Read More}

Get your last-minute personalized gifts from! #HolidayGiftGuide

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Christmas is only one week away but there’s still time to order some timeless gifts for family and friends! At, you can find thousands of unique gifts for everyone on your list – babies, kids, teens, men, women, grandparents, pets and more! I chose several items for some special people in my life this Christmas from Zazzle in just a few minutes! It’s so easy to search by person, or item, to create the best personalized item! I snapped {Read More}

Adventure Time: Finn the Human DVD #HolidayGiftGuide

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There’s just enough time for some last minute shopping for Christmas and the new Adventure Time: Finn the Human DVD is perfect for any Adventure Time‘s stocking! This DVD even comes with a backpack that looks just like Finn’s, so your child can go on all of Finn’s adventures right along with him! This Christmas, Santa’s got a brand new bag—courtesy of Cartoon Network! Following the huge success of the Jake vs. Me-Mow and Jake the Dad DVDs and accompanying Finn {Read More}

DIY Gifts: Peppermint Hot Cocoa in-a-Jar #ExtraGumMoments

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*Disclosure: This shop has been compensated by #CollectiveBias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #ExtraGumMoments* I am all for homemade gifts all throughout the year, but especially at Christmastime! And you know what’s fun? I love to surprise the people I love with small gifts during the Christmas season, not just on Christmas, to show them how much I appreciate them in my life. When thinking about my loved ones and who needed a little pick-me-up this {Read More}

I’m so thankful! {Worldless Wednesday}


These kids. Seriously. How did I get so lucky?? <3

Kick the cough with Homemade Vapor Rub and @LittleRemedies

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‘Tis the season for snow, cocoa by tree light and snuggles by the fire. This is my favorite time of year but, unfortunately, the cold weather also brings coughs and colds with it.. Thankfully, I have a recipe to share with you that you can make at home and is free of all the chemicals that most store-bought medicines come with. This recipe for Homemade Vapor Rub goes hand in hand with my other favorite recipe, Homemade Cough Drops (featured {Read More}

5th Annual Merry Fluffy Christmas GRAND Prize Package #1 {$320 value!} #FluffyXmas ~ US & CAN

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Welcome to the greatly anticipated 5th annual Merry Fluffy Christmas Giveaway Event!! There are over 20 blogs that are giving away cloth diapering prize packages $50 and more! Make sure you enter here and then hop to all the others!! There are hundreds in fluffy prizes to be won! This year, there are also two HUGE Grand Prize packages, on both of the host blogs, And Then There Were 5 and Mommy’s Favorite Things! So make sure you enter to win those as well! Good luck! Enter to WIN SoftBums ECHO DryTouch {Read More}

Last-Minute Turkey Vase Centerpiece Craft #HappyThanksgiving

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I know there are a LOT of you out there who are just like me… I absolutely love to craft and make fun holiday things, however, I always end up waiting until the last minute and run around frantically trying to gather my supplies. Yep, I am definitely a procrastinator! So I’m not surprised that I did the exact same thing for Thanksgiving this year. Thanksgiving is tomorrow and I just made our fun little centerpiece, from items I found {Read More}

New Disney’s #CINDERELLA Trailer {Opens in theaters March 2015!}


If you’ve been a reader of this blog for long, you will know how Disney CRAZY we are around here! I love watching the cartoons with the kids, however, I do appreciate when Disney remakes one of the classics into a more real-life movie. Recently, they did this with the story of Sleeping Beauty, in Maleficent, and now they are doing the same with Cinderella! The trailer was released this morning and I’ve already watched it a dozen times! Make {Read More}

Merry Fluffy Christmas GRAND PRIZE Sponsor Announcement! #FluffyXmas


Merry Fluffy Christmas is less than 2 weeks away!!! Eeeeep! I seriously wait ALL year for this event! This year, it snuck up on my a bit (my days have gotten a little crazier since homeschooling) but I am thrilled to announce the last minute Grand Prize sponsor for And Then There Were 5..! SoftBums has created super absorbent, yet very trim, shells and inserts that fit every child every time! There are two different shells, the Echo and Omni, {Read More}